Title of Piece:
Old Man with a Watch
Artist:
ROBERTS, William
ID Number:
2341
Acquisition Number:
122
Acquisition Number (Sub):
0
Cost:
Additional Information:
Artist Notes:
Will Roberts came to prominence in the 1950s and has exhibited regularly and successfully throughout his career. In the year following the purchase of this painting he had his first solo show in London, at Roland, Browse and Delbanco. Roberts has regularly portrayed the everyday life of people in his home community of Neath, on farms, in pubs, libraries and domestic environments. A touring retrospective exhibition of his work was organised by Oriel Mostyn in 1993.
Town:
Aberystwyth
Location of Art:
National Library of Wales
Buyer:
John Petts
Medium of Art:
oil
Dimensions:
-
Year of Purchase:
1953
Copyright Notes: